Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier w/ Tie-Downs - Post Style - Folding - 4 Kayaks

Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier w/ Tie-Downs - Post Style - Folding - 4 Kayaks

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Compact, post-style carrier lets you transport up to 4 kayaks side-by-side on your vehicle's roof rack. Arms fold down when not in use. Includes clamp-on and top channel mounting hardware and 4 tie-down straps. Lowest Prices for the best watersport carriers from Rhino Rack. Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier w/ Tie-Downs - Post Style - Folding - 4 Kayaks part number RRS520 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Rhino Rack Watersport Carriers - RRS520

  • Kayak
  • Roof Mount Carrier
  • Rhino Rack
  • Post-Style
  • Folding
  • Euro Bar
  • Vortex Bar
  • Clamp On - Standard
  • Track Mount
  • No Load Assist
  • Side Loading
  • Non-Locking

Compact, post-style carrier lets you transport up to 4 kayaks side-by-side on your vehicle's roof rack. Arms fold down when not in use. Includes clamp-on and top channel mounting hardware and 4 tie-down straps.


  • Vertical, post-style carrier lets you transport up to 4 kayaks on your roof rack crossbars
    • Takes up minimal space on your roof rack so you can carry additional gear
    • Great for sea, river, recreational, and most fishing kayaks
  • Upright arms fold down for compact storage and additional overhead clearance
    • Lower the arm lock tab and depress the locking mechanism to fold arm down
    • No need to remove carrier to pull into your garage during kayak season
  • Easy installation with included hardware and Allen key
    • Brackets and hardware included for clamp-on installation
    • T-bolt hardware included for crossbars with top channels
  • 2 Tie-down straps with cam buckles secure 2 kayaks to the carrier
    • 2 Additional tie-down straps (sold separately) required to secure 3 or 4 kayaks
  • 2 Bow/stern tie-downs with cam buckles secure 2 kayaks to your vehicle
    • Anchor straps (RRRBAS-2 - sold separately) may be required if your vehicle doesn't have built-in tie-down points
    • 2 Additional bow/stern tie-downs (sold separately) required to secure 3 or 4 kayaks
  • Anodized aluminum construction with glass-reinforced nylon base is strong and rustproof


  • Application: aero, elliptical, and most factory crossbars
  • Carrying capacity: 4 kayaks
  • Weight capacity: 165 lbs
  • Arm height:
    • Upright: 20"
    • Folded down: 4-1/4"
  • Tie-down strap length: 14-3/4'
  • Bow/stern tie-down length: 18'
  • 5-Year limited warranty

Note: The Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack comes with tie-down straps to secure 2 kayaks to your vehicle with built-in tie-down points. If your vehicle doesn't have built-in tie-down points you will need to purchase anchors (RRRBAS-2 - sold separately) to secure your kayaks. If you plan on carrying more than 2 kayaks you will also need to purchase additional tie-down straps and anchors. The Rhino-Rack strap and anchor Kit (RRRBAS-RTD55P-RTD45P - sold separately) includes everything needed to secure 2 additional kayaks.

S520 Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Roof-Mounted Kayak Carrier w/ Tie-Downs - Post Style - Folding - 4 Kayaks

RRS520 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details RRS520 Installation instructions

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Video Transcript for Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier Review

Today we'll be taking a look at the Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier, part number RRS520. The Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier comes with everything you need to secure two kayaks, but will allow you to carry up to four with the use of additional straps. You could pick those up separately with part number RRRTD55P. It stows our kayaks in the upright position giving us more space for gear. I've gone ahead and removed the kayaks so we can get a closer look. It's vertical-style post, so it's going to work with multiple styles of kayaks. The loop at the top is going to allow us run our straps through to secure our kayaks, and the rubber strip along the post is going to insure a good grip and prevent our kayak from sliding down.

They're made out of the same anodized aluminum construction as the Rhino-Rack Vortex Aero bars, so they're going to have a nylon base. It's going to be strong and rust-proof. When not in use, they have the ability to fold down to the left or right, so you pull into your garage. The way to do that is you simply just pull out on the level here, push down on the tab in the back, and fold it down. Then you can close it back up. With the included hardware, you can either mount it to your T-track or to most aero or elliptical-style crossbars.

The balance 00:01:24 tie-down straps measure 18 feet and the load straps for the kayaks measure about 15 feet. Now that we've gone over all the features, I'll go ahead and show you how to get it installed. Now there's two ways to go about mounting this to your roof rack system. There's the T-track method, and then there's the clamp-style method. We're going to show you both.

Let's go ahead and start with the T-track method first. We'll take our post. We're just going to turn it on its side. We'll take our plate, and we'll set it in place where it contours with the bottom of the post like so. Then we'll take the short bolt with the flat top. We're going to put that through the top to where it comes out the bottom just like that.

Then we'll take a flat washer and then a lock nut, and put that in place. We want to do that for all four sides. Now with those all in place, we can go ahead and tighten them down. Now you will have to provide your own 10mm wrench. Now with both of those installed, let's go ahead and place on our T nuts. We'll start off by taking our Allen bolt, followed by a lock washer, then a flat washer, then we'll put that through. Then we'll take our T-nut, and get that started on the bottom. Now we don't need to tighten that up. Let's just get it started. Then we'll turn it over, and we'll put one here. Then we'll do the same thing for our other post. Now with all that put together, let's go ahead and head up to our roof rack. First thing we'll need to do is remove our end cap. That's going to reveal our channel here which is where our T-nut is going to slide through. Then we can remove our rubber stripping. Now ordinarily you can trim the rubber stripping to fit around your post, but for demonstration purposes, we're just going to remove them. Now we can slide our posts onto our roof rack. Now you want to be sure that the nuts are lined up and loosened up. That way we can easily slide it on. Just like that. Now depending on how many kayaks you're carrying, you want to reference the instructions on where to position your posts. We're going to be carrying two, so I'm going to position my posts in the center, about there. Then we can take our included tool, and tighten it down. Now there's no reason to over-tighten, just get it nice and snug on both sides. Now we'll just repeat the same process for the other side. Now with both of those tightened down, we'd be ready to load up some kayaks and hit the road, but let's show you the clamp-style method. It's extremely easy. We don't have to remove any end-caps or any rubber stripping. The post is just going to sit right on top of our crossbar according to however many kayaks we're going to mount of course. Our plate is just going to be flipped around and go underneath. Once we have it in position, then we can grab our longer bolt. It's going to go down through the top the same. Then we'll grab a flat washer, bring it underneath, and then followed by one of our thumb screws. We can get that loosely installed for now. Then we'll repeat the same process for the other three. Once we have them all loosely installed, then we can tighten them down evenly. Perfect. Once you get that one tightened down, go ahead and move on to the next one. All right, with both of those tightened down, let's go ahead and load up some kayaks. We'll load it up with the bow facing forward as you see it here, but we'll make sure that the hole is facing the post. Then we can adjust it so we can fit our next kayak. For our next kayak, the bow is going to face the opposite direction so towards the back. We'll rest it in place . just like that. If you're going to be carrying additional kayaks, be sure to keep alternating bow and stern. As you can see, we've loaded up our kayaks on the same side of the post. For optimal safety, Rhino-Rack recommends that we carry all our kayaks, whether we're carrying one, two, three, or four on the same side of the post. However, if you're carrying four kayaks, you do have the ability to carry two on each side. Now let's run our straps. The kit comes with four. We've got one for our bow and one for our stern, and then two to strap in our kayaks. We'll take the shorter ones and use them to strap on our kayaks. We're just going to hold on to the buckle end, and then toss the other end to the other side. With our straps here on the other side, we'll want to be sure and run them through the loop here. Once we've got them through, we can toss that back over to the other side. Now we'll take our loose strap, the one that we threw over, and we're going to go underneath our crossbar behind our mount. Once we get it underneath, bring it back up. Just going to pull down on it just to give me some slack. Then I'm going to run it through my buckle. I'll adjust it to where it's just kind of center. That way it's not rubbing on my kayak. Then I'll pull it nice and tight. Then we can just tuck it or tie it, whatever you want to do. Then we'll just repeat the same process for the other strap. For our bow strap, we're just going to attach it to our two spots here on our kayak. We'll take the open end here, run it through one and then the other. Then we'll just pull that through. Now we can just attach this to a secure spot on the front of our vehicle or you could pick up the Rhino-Rack bonnet anchor point which just attaches underneath the hood. It's sold separately with part number RBAS. We're just going to run our strap through, then through the buckle, and pull it nice and tight. There we go. Then we can just bundle up our excess. Now if you'd like, you can use the Rhino-Rack bonnet here as well, but we're just going to attach it to our hitch loop. Same thing we'll go through our kayaks here. Then we'll just come down, go through the loop here. Then we'll just make our way through the buckle, and pull it nice and tight just the same. Now we're ready to hit the road. That's going to complete our look at the Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier, part number RRS520.

Customer Reviews

Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier w/ Tie-Downs - Post Style - Folding - 4 Kayaks - RRS520

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (18 Customer Reviews)

Compact, post-style carrier lets you transport up to 4 kayaks side-by-side on your vehicle's roof rack. Arms fold down when not in use. Includes clamp-on and top channel mounting hardware and 4 tie-down straps.

- RRS520

Very happy with my rack purchase from you. I haven't taken them far but been down to the lake twice and the rack seems to support all three kayaks very well. Thanks for your assistance in selecting the proper rack 387666

- RRS520

Overall, a well made product, works well. Wish there was more space under horizontal to screw and unscrew the clamps. 418823

- RRS520

We just purchased the Rhino Nautic Stack to carry our three kayaks. And the stack and rack gave me confidence that our kayaks were secured to the vehicle very well. Very happy with the product! 419730

- RRS520

Just tried out the system on my 2018 Subaru Crosstrek yesterday. It worked great. A Stacking system maybe a little harder to load than a "j" system, but if you're using crossbars instead of a thule or yakama systems chances are that you won't be able to fit more than one kayak on your roof. But the "post" or stacking design will allow it. So its worth the extra effort. Plus, you don't have to buy more holders, like you would if you went "j" style. Sorry, I forgot to take a picture. 633548

- RRS520

Very small and compact package. The kayak rack works with a t-track system, which is great, and fold down very easily. 10/10 294178

- RRS520

Excellent solution to my kayak transportation dilemma. I can carry 3 kayaks on a small SUV! 409061


Great! Couldnt ask for a better, high quality product

Nancy T - 07/22/2018


- RRS520

My wife and I purchased the Rhino Rack Nautic Stack to transport 4 kayaks. We considered similar products by Yakima and Thule, but the acceptable weight limit for the Rhino Rack was there deciding factor. Each of our kayaks weighs 38lbs, and the Rhino Rack was the only item that could handle this load. We were very pleased with etrailer's service and advice. George was extremely helpful. I would highly recommend buying the hood anchors and an extra set of the down straps. The tire down straps are far superior to ratchet-type tie downs that you buy elsewhere - they are strong and SOOO easy to use. I highly recommend the Nautic Stack and etrailer. P.s. we use a bike lock for the Rhino Rack and for our kayaks and they work great for overnight theft protection when we take the kayaks out of town. 550966

- RRS520

The Rhino Rack products are well designed and easy to install I look forward to many years of service from this product. 653055

- RRS520

High quality product. Well worth the price paid over cheaper, lower quality "copycat" type version if this authentic product. The well made, easy to use straps really seal-the-deal! Much better than messing around with cheap straps or ropes. Getting it delivered quickly (even with the free shipping) was a godsend for this past weekend because her and I were able to mount it on my daughter's Hyundai Tuscon, mount up 2 kayaks, and hit the rivers of Northern Florida without delay. The system is very easy to use. My daughter can now use it on her own when I head back north in a couple of days. 361998

- RRS520

Love the rack and the ease of use that it offers. I use it mostly for the family kayaks but has come in handy for some other large items when I need them to work. Useful for just about any type of hold down effort since my rack doesn't have many hitch points of its own. 706186

- RRS520

Cheap simple solution great so far. 694157

- RRS520

My car looks great with the rack. I love it. Send it 679709

- RRS520

Amazing. My car is a shark now. 653041

- RRS520

WORKS FINE. 641742

- RRS520

This rack was well made, easy to install, reasonably priced and easy to install. Had many shipping options and it arrived on time. Worked perfectly with our 2 Kayaks. 614360

- RRS520

I have not yet had the pleasure of using this stacker, as I just received it a couple of days ago. This was exactly what I was looking for, at a better price than the similar products I had been seeing on other sites. I will be using this item, with multiple kayaks, on the roof rack of my SUV. 553042

- RRS520

Easy to assemble and install. Vibrates a bit driving and worse with a head wind. Overall happy with my purchase 485048

- RRS520

Work good. Can carry 4 kayaks. 426285


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  • Yes, the Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack, part # RRS520, will fit your 2-1/2 inch by 1 inch aero crossbars. If you're going to be carrying more than two kayaks you'll need additional straps. You can use part # RRRBAS-RTD55P-RTD45P which includes straps for the kayaks to the rack, bow and stern straps, as well as anchors to help connect the bow and stern lines to your vehicle.
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  • Will Rhino-Rack Nautic Kayak Carrier Fit OEM Crossbars on a 2017 Kia Sorento
  • I am not sure what the dimensions are for the OEM roof rack on your 2017 Kia Sorento but I can say that the Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier # RRS520 fits the Rhino-Rack Aero-Style crossbars. These crossbars measure 3-1/8" wide x 1-3/16" tall so as long as your OEM crossbars don't exceed this the Nuatic carrier will fit and work great! If you don't have tie-down points on your Sorento then you can use the Anchor Straps # RRRBAS-2 for an easy connection. Please note that these...
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  • Does Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier Fit Atera Signo RTD Crossbars
  • While we don't carry the Atera Signo bars you mentioned the Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier # RRS520 will fit them as the bars have standard top channel dimensions like what this rack is designed to fit.
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  • How To Carry Four Kayaks on a 2008 Chrysler Pacifica
  • If you have the factory roof rack on your 2008 Chrysler Pacifica then yes, we do have a system for you that will allow you to carry four kayaks. In order to do so you will need to place them on the roof with a roof mounted kayak carrier. I recommend the, Rhino-Rack Nautic Stack Kayak Carrier w/ Tie-Downs part # RRS520 because it is currently the most cost effective option. In addition to the above you will also need the Rhino-Rack Cam-Buckle Cinch Strap and Anchor Kit part # RRRBAS-RTD55P-RTD45P...
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